SPECIAL OFFER: - Limited Time Only!
(The ad below will not display on your printed page)

Save BIG on a FULL YEAR OF FUN with FamilyFun® Magazine for just $12! Every issue is all about family-friendly recipes, extraordinary activities, hands-on crafts, kid-approved vacations – we have it all, for just $12! But HURRY – this offer won't last! (U.S. orders only)

Email:

First Name:

Last Name:

Address:

City:

State:

Zip:

Jane

The Old French feminine form of Johannes. An enduring name that has been in and out of the top 100 since the 19th century, fading in recent years and currently among the top 500.Historically associated with Lady Jane Grey, the granddaughter of King Henry VII, who was proclaimed queen of England for nine days. Also considered a literary name for the main character in Charlotte Bronte's 19th century novel "Jane Eyre." Popular among actresses including Jane Russell, Jane Fonda, and Jane Seymour. Often combined or blended with other elements such as Sarah-Jane and Janeane.

Origin
Hebrew
Gender
Female
Meaning Tags
Religious or Spiritual
Variations
Alternative Spellings
Nicknames
Personality
Famous Janes
Jane Curtain (actress/comedienne)
Jane Austen (English novelist)
Jane Kaczmarek (actress)
Jane Pauley (television host)
Janeane Garofalo (comedienne)
Sibling Name Ideas
Jane is on other name lists
Classic Girl Names
Literary Character Names for Girls
Royalty Baby Names for Girls